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A greenish blue, one of the subtractive primary colors.
[Greek kuanos, dark blue.]
(Colours) a highly saturated green-blue that is the complementary colour of red and forms, with magenta and yellow, a set of primary colours
(Colours) of this colour: a cyan filter.
[C19: from Greek kuanos dark blue]
a greenish blue color.
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|Noun||1.||cyan - a primary subtractive color for light; has a blue-green color|
|Adj.||1.||cyan - of a bluish shade of green|
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue